Roses - A Colour Guide
|INSIDE:||800 colour photographs and line drawings|
Roses: A Colour Guide profiles both old and new varieties of all different types - approximately 1,000 different roses. Arranged in alphabetical order within their family groups, the majority are illustrated by specially commissioned colour photographs.
There is also a brief history of the rose along with practical advice and guidance on its cultivation. With over 800 colour photographs and line-drawings, this book is an important source of reference for anyone interested in roses and a superb tribute to this fascinating and much-loved plant.
Each entry describes: Flower colour, type and season Growth habit and foliage Particular merits or uses The name of breeder Date of introduction